Sep 5, 2010 7:00am PDT
. the last man standing? randy jackson. >> i'm going to honestly, honestly miss you. it's been a blast. thank you. >> reporter: the big question, can "idol" ever again find the right mix? especially after losing their sharp-tongued standout. simon cowell is launching his own talent show, "the x factor" on fox. >> american idol, without simon it's like "the ellen show" without ellen. it's weird. it will limp along. hopefully, it will find some new chemistry that will make it relevant to a whole new generation. >> reporter: whatever they decide, they better do it soon. callbacks start in a couple of weeks. for "good morning america," jeremy hubbard, abc news, new york. her horrific acid attack >> and if they want steven tyler, they have to lay out the bread. >> and j. lo. talk about star power. elton john. steven perry. a lot of star power there. >> like weekend "gma >>> another horrific acid attack leaves a woman severely burned. was it a copycat crime? we'll talk to an expert. >>> coming up, we've been talkinbout the with chase freedom you can get a total of 5% cash back. fun money from freed
Sep 6, 2010 2:05am EDT
standing, randy jackson. >> i'm going to honestly, honestly miss you. it has been a blast. thank you. >> reporter: the big question, can "idol" ever again find the right mix, especially after losing their sharp-tongued standout? simon cowell is launching his own talent show "the x factor" on fox. >> "american idol" without simon is the "ellen" talk show without ellen. it's weird. it's going to limp along and >>> president obama launches a week-long push focused on the economy. >> it allows him to define that republicans as the party of no. >> those republicans are saying it's all too little, too late to help democrats in november. >>> craigslist taking down its controversial adult services ad section. we'll hear from the website's founder, the craig behind the list. >>> and, the money problems in one community in california. >> hundreds of thousands of dollars of public money has been paid out under completely suspicious circumstances. >> where did all of it go and who's getting rich because of it? the answer is ahead on this labor day, monday, september 6th. >> from abc news, this i
Sep 7, 2010 7:00am PDT
's monday. good to be back. >>> also this morning, the mass exodus from "american idol." randy jackson, he's the only one left. they're preparing the new season, as you know. there's no one sitting at the judge's table. i don't get this, george. so, you have the contestants going to try out. what judges are going to be there? >> i guess we'll find out in a little bit. i heard j. lo is being considered? >> so many that are. >>> also, fishing going on near lake michigan. flying fish. they're a youtube sensation right now. but local residents are not laughing. we'll tell you why states are suing to keep the flying fish out of their waters. >>> we're going to begin with a new royal scandal. one of the world's most sensational tabloid newspapers is at the center of an explosive story about princess diana, powerful celebrities and politicians. miguel marquez has more. >> reporter: someone was listening in. the london top laid, "news of the world," somehow had the scoop that prince william pulled a tendon. then, it had verbatim of a vase voicemail on prince harry's phone. "the news of the world"